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firstname.lastname@example.orgAug. 22, 2012 - 08:39PM JST
airplanes with million dollars spend on auto-pilot function and frequent check ups still crash. Can't put my live on this technology yet!!
Posted in: Who needs a license? Self-driving cars coming our way
email@example.comAug. 20, 2012 - 09:04PM JST
The US may not directly involve itself into the war between Japan-China (if); however, unlimited supplies of military equipment and food supplies to Japan can drag the war as long as possible. BTW, it's a good business chance for US suppliers, and able to let #2 and #3 in the world econ to drag themselves down before join in. Killing two birds with one stone, ahh...the same tactic that was used in previous world wars.
Russia, on the other hand, wouldn't want china to win the war. Chinese leader ain't that stupid to start a nuclear war, They are still lacking way behind the amount of inter-continent ICBM and their missile defense system is non-exist. Once a nuclear war start, all reasons become BS. They know so well that once they have started it, it's the end of themselves as well.
Posted in: Japanese nationalists proud of isle landing
firstname.lastname@example.orgAug. 19, 2012 - 11:12PM JST
AKB48 would be less excited without her.
Posted in: Atsuko Maeda posters displayed in Akihabara in run-up to her 'graduation' from AKB48
email@example.comAug. 19, 2012 - 11:10PM JST
"Anyway, the Coast Guard should have escorted the ships out of the area and left the fools on the island to starve."
JCG is to protect Japan and its people. No matter how foolish these nationalists are, they still entitle to such protection. Think about it this way, is it NOT right for a doctor to save a dying homicide criminal?
firstname.lastname@example.orgAug. 19, 2012 - 11:04PM JST
"They should take their 20 boat flotilla to Hokkaido and try this stunt with the islands claimed by Japan and Russia. Don't expect them home for dinner!"
i take that as your compliment on how civilized Japan is compared to Russia in handling of illegal trespassing. Otherwise, those 14 chinese activists shouldn't expected to be home for dinner either.
email@example.comAug. 19, 2012 - 10:50PM JST
"The problem is, Crazy Joe, that Japan has a bad case of Amnesia over what it did during the last 100 years, problem is, The other 38 Asian Nations haven't forgotten what Japan did to them..."
Not exactly, you can ask people from Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Thai, Myanmar, India, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Nepal, Mongol, Brunei, East Timor, Pakistan, and go on central Asia nations.....the majority of people from these places don't know, or don't mind about the Japanese past.
People from the Phillipines, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Singapore or EVEN Taiwan may have some grievance; however, no serious problem.
what's left are CHINA AND KOREA.........you got the picture now?
"Those of you that think these demonstrations are somehow orchestrated by Beijing need to actually go and visit China."
i've been to China and i can tell you this, without the gov't approval and support, there IS NO demonstration on political issues. On the other hand, demonstrations regarding labor disputes are often over looked, especially toward FDI companies.
"I think Japan needs to consider some serious History lessons for its OWN people, about just exactly what they did during say, 1900 to about 1945, after that I think the Japanese themselves would realize how lucky they really are, to be living in a free and prosperous country, considering ALL the EVIL things they perpetrated on ALL of Asia..."
to be able to fully history is a good thing; however, no COUNTRIES ever fully, truthfully listed present it's worst part to its own citizen. China history books also do not mention it's invasion of neighboring countries in the past, as well as it's support of the khmer rouge.
you also forgot one good thing that Japan did, that is to escalated the end of colonialism in Asia after ww2 since all european powers were devastated by the war on 2 fronts.
"I'm by no means any fan of China, but I have to take their side, as well as the Koreans' in these nonsensical island claims by Japan."
not only Japan, but the other 2 countries that you "have to take their side" also have "nonsensical island claims"
Korea claims of Tsushima
China claims of the ENTIRE South China Sea which includes seas belong to OTHER SOUTHEAST ASIAN NATIONS.
it doens't matter if you are a fan of china or not, i can tell you are SIMPLY ANTI-JAPAN.
Posted in: Anti-Japan protests break out in 8 Chinese cities over isle row
firstname.lastname@example.orgAug. 19, 2012 - 10:21PM JST
rich mainland Chinese put their trust on IMPORTED.
Posted in: 7 die, at least 100 sickened due to E. coli bacteria in Hokkaido
email@example.comAug. 19, 2012 - 10:19PM JST
"Have looked at a map of how far away the Senkakus are from Japan?
I looked. 0km."
and i've looked as well, it's Japan itself.
"PS: China is also asking to the USA to stop sending space capsules on its chinese planet called Mars. It belongs to China since ancient times. Stop it USA."
haha nice one...seriously.
Japan should give up any claim to these islands as an apology gift to China.
"The Chinese are still upset with the Japanese about WWII and the Nanjing Massacre. Hundreds of thousands of Chinese were brutally, brutally murdered in horrendous ways by Japanese soldiers. "
I'm a Chinese myself and i do understand one simple point that the majority of the nowadays Japanese have nothing to do with THOSE CRIMES.
"A few small islands are not just compensation, but it would be a good gesture along with a real formal apology. I think the Chinese would move on. They are actually quite gracious and open people from my experience."
you need to separate the nationalist Chinese and the regular Chinese. The regular people don't give a damn about war as all they'd think is to make money and enjoy life. The nationalists, on the other hand, they don't just want Senkaku but the entire Japan. They want the Nanjing incident to re appear, but at Tokyo instead. Go ahead and read at chinese nationalists online blogs if you can read chinese. Btw, who do you think in charge of China?
Posted in: Japan nationalists raise flags on island in China dispute
May. 22, 2013 - 01:38PM JST
I left a job that pays 3-4 times as much to return to Japan. My commute…
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May. 22, 2013 - 01:37PM JST
"Ishihara advises Hashimoto..." I stopped right there. Enough said.
Posted in: Ishihara advises Hashimoto to stop tweeting
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Posted in: Voiceover
May. 22, 2013 - 01:34PM JST
Perhaps the worst form of child abuse?
I once interviewed a Chieri Hanami.
It's very true…
Posted in: What do you think about parents who give their children names like Pikachu, Bakudan (bomb), Messiah and so on?